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Ms. Smith from Columbia TN is requesting Art Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Various Art Projects

Help me give my students colored pencils, templates, paint, and other art supplies they need for a productive school year.

  • $254 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

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My Students

My students are from low-income families. Sixty percent of the students in my school are at the poverty line. They enjoy the arts, and making art gives them a sense of achievement. It would be fantastic to offer different art materials to them this year to increase their knowledge of other mediums. Students have mentioned that the art class is the one place where they can have fun and create. When the kids walk by the art room they wave at me and say they can't wait till art class again.

My Project

I would like the students to be able to experiment with texture and relief rubbing plates to understand some elements of art, understand early photo process in cyanotype sun prints and the history of photography, gain knowledge of printing processes through time and experiment with the modern gel print process, have the opportunity to create a three-dimensional object from model clay, and have additional materials to create mixed media works.

Crayon and marker are great supplies and the students can learn more techniques and art history with the addition of these materials.

It would be a blessing to have these materials for my students.

Ms. Smith
Grades 3-5
More than a third of students from low‑income households

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3 donors3 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 550 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
20519-1119 - Crayola Colored Pencil Set - Assorted Colors, Classpack of 462 • Blick Art Materials $66.08 1 $66.08
55476-0700 - Chartpak Pickett Template - 1201i Giant Circles • Blick Art Materials $11.19 4 $44.76
00711-1049 - Blickrylic Student Acrylics - Basic Color Set, Pack of 6, Pints • Blick Art Materials $24.60 1 $24.60
72297-1009 - Crystal Productions Projectable CD-ROM Poster - Principles of Design • Blick Art Materials $15.99 1 $15.99
21101-2007 - Blick Black Cat Waterproof India Ink - Quart • Blick Art Materials $12.72 1 $12.72
57039-0002 - Crayola Scissors - 5 1/4", Blunt, 1 1/2" Cut • Blick Art Materials $1.58 6 $9.48
57039-0001 - Crayola Scissors - 5 1/4", Sharp, 1 1/2" Cut • Blick Art Materials $1.58 6 $9.48

Materials cost

$183.11

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.75

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$215.86

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$38.09

Total project goal

$253.95

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$253.95

2 Donors

-$253.72

Donations toward project cost

-$215.66

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$38.06

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$0.00

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